April 10, 2014 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Births

Bosanic MANISTIQUE – Timothy and Heather Bosanic of Manistique, welcomed their first child on Friday, March 14, 2014, at 7:37 a.m. Kara Marie Bosanic was delivered at Bell Hospital in Ishpeming, Mich., weighting 8 pounds, 8 ounces. More...

Northwoods fundraiser set

HARRIS – The Northwoods Chapter of Safari Club International will host its fourteenth annual hunter’s fundraising banquet April 12. The banquet will be held at the Island Resort and Casino in Harris. Doors will open at 3 p.m. More...

Recipes

Asparagus Cashew Rice Pilaf This is an adaptation of an old Armenian recipe, and this variation is so delicious you won’t want to stop eating it. It’s a great way to stretch expensive seasonal asparagus and pricey cashews. More...

Just for the "well: of it

It’s hard to convince young children to properly care for their teeth, but you can start by setting a good example yourself and teaching them the proper way to brush and floss and why it is so important. More...

Wedding or prom?

AVERAGE COST OF NIGHT CONTINUES TO RISE

It should come as no surprise that the cost of prom tickets, transportation and attire continues to rise as the years pass. According to a recent study from Visa, families spent an average of $1,139 on proms in 2013. More...

Honor roll for third marking period released

MANISTIQUE – St. Francis de Sales Catholic School has released the honor roll for the third marking period of the 2013- 14 school year. Christian Witness Award recipients in kindergarten were Andre Bosanic and Micah Way. More...

The Dinner Diva

Time to get rid of the winter grime!

The days are getting longer, y’all! And you know what that means? It’s just about time to get those gardens in, the patio furniture out, and to tackle that spring cleaning. More...

Welcome to the club

Vicki Stewart (third from left) was recently welcomed as a new member of the Manistique Rotary Club. Participating in the induction were Bob Elcoate, Rick Pink, Kathryn Denholm, and Dan Malloy. More...

MSP asks residents to be good neighbors

NEGAUNEE – A single act of kindness can go a long way, and with nearly 30 percent of the elderly living at home alone, the Michigan State Police is encouraging Michiganders to be a friendly neighbor and assist an older person who is in need. More...

Senior Center News

OK! Someone tell me where March went. A quick reminder: CBC is this weekend. Once again the Senior Center will be hosting a bake sale table and we are asking for your help! We will once again accept goodies. More...

Weed out

gardening myths from facts

Gardening is an age-old activity that was once a necessity but has transformed into a hobby for thousands of people. While gardening still serves practical purposes, many gardeners still consider it a hobby first and foremost. More...

Poll

Should the Manistique Area Schools Board of Education pursue a shared superintendent with Big Bay de Noc School?